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DEAD box and Helicase

Shortcuts: Differences, Similarities, Jaccard Similarity Coefficient, References.

Difference between DEAD box and Helicase

DEAD box vs. Helicase

DEAD box proteins are involved in an assortment of metabolic processes that typically involve RNAs, but in some cases also other nucleic acids. Helicases are a class of enzymes vital to all living organisms.

Similarities between DEAD box and Helicase

DEAD box and Helicase have 6 things in common (in Unionpedia): DDX3X, DEAD/DEAH box helicase, Helicase, Nucleic acid, RNA, Sequence motif.


ATP-dependent RNA helicase DDX3X is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the DDX3X gene.

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DEAD/DEAH box helicase

The DEAD/DEAH box helicases are a family of proteins whose purpose is to unwind nucleic acids.

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Helicases are a class of enzymes vital to all living organisms.

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Nucleic acid

Nucleic acids are biopolymers, or small biomolecules, essential to all known forms of life.

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Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is a polymeric molecule essential in various biological roles in coding, decoding, regulation, and expression of genes.

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Sequence motif

In genetics, a sequence motif is a nucleotide or amino-acid sequence pattern that is widespread and has, or is conjectured to have, a biological significance.

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DEAD box and Helicase Comparison

DEAD box has 15 relations, while Helicase has 118. As they have in common 6, the Jaccard index is 4.51% = 6 / (15 + 118).


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